Governments of Floyd County and City of Rome, GA

Floyd County

Inmate Services/Programs

Care & Treatment Division

Risk Reduction Services                   Re-Entry Services                    Education                    Chaplaincy

The Care & Treatment Division is a part of the Education and Programs Division of the Georgia Department of Corrections, as well as a collaborative partner with the Governor's Office of Transition, Support, and Re-Entry.

Our mission is to increase public safety and reduce recidivism rates through case management, delivering evidence based programming, and utilizing effective intervention practices.

Programs Available:

  • Motivation for Change
  • Thinking for a Change
  • Moral Reconation Therapy (MRT)
  • Matrix Early Recovery Skills
  • Matrix Relapse Prevention
  • Re-Entry Skills Building

These programs are part of the Performance Incentive Credit Program through the Parole Board.

Program Completions:

  • Motivation for Change                212
  • Thinking for a Change                  47
  • Moral Reconation Therapy           91
  • DETOUR                                      32
  • Matrix Early Recovery Skills          7
  • Matrix Relapse Prevention            4
  • Re-Entry Skills Building             101

Total Successful Completions        494

Program End Reasons

  • Successful completion:  79%
  • Released before completion:  10%
  • Refusals:  7%
  • Disciplinary Issues/Failure to perform:  2%
  • Other:  2%

In 2014, Floyd County Corrections saw a 500% increase in the total number of successful program completions as compared to 2010.

We accounted for 56% of all program enrollments at County CI's according to SCRIBE reports.

Additional Programs Available:

  • GED tutoring, classes, and testing
  • "In & Out" class through Berry College
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Anger Management
  • Active Parenting
  • Restorative Justice
  • Self-Confrontation Biblical Discipleship
  • Hepatitis Awareness
  • Money Smart/Financial Literacy
  • Maximized Manhood
  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Flagging Certification

                                      prison fire program

The FIRE Program is a re-entry intervention program focused on inmates that will be returning citizens of Floyd, Chattooga, Polk, Haralson, Bartow, or Gordon counties

The vision is to transform lives from offender to resident status where essential life skills are taught, vocational training and employment are obtained, consequently proving an opportunity for participants to become a contributing member of the community.

FIRE in the media:

April 2, 2014

April 18, 2014

April 23, 2014

June 16, 2014

August 27, 2014

May 22, 2015

May 25, 2015


Recipient of an Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant

Our Staff:

7 Certified Counselors

8 Program Facilitators

Re-Entry Specialist

Deputy Warden Care & TreatmentD. Jackson